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Home » CVE Vulnerabilities » CVE-2017-6444

CVE-2017-6444 The MikroTik Router hAP Lite 6.25

  • CVE ID: CVE-2017-6444
  • Vendors: Mikrotik
  • Date: March 12, 2017
  • Severity: High
  • Impact score: 6.90
  • Exploit score: 10.00

The MikroTik Router hAP Lite 6.25 has no protection mechanism for unsolicited TCP ACK packets in the case of a fast network connection, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) by sending many ACK packets. After the attacker stops the exploit, the CPU usage is 100% and the router requires a reboot for normal operation.

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